African American women face both disproportionate exposure to breast carcinogens and the highest risk of serious health impacts from the disease. Check out this fact sheet put together by bcpp.org which helps us to understand the current stats, product types to avoid, and chemicals of concern. DOWNLOAD FACT SHEET
Breast cancer affects more women than any other type of cancer and is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths among women.
In the US:
Products to Watch Out For:
These products are often marketed to black women yet contain some of the most worrisome ingredients in cosmetics.
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